There’s a Hum

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 - Prompt #401
The Sound of Silence

"Silence has a sound. It is up to us to describe that sound. What do you hear as the sound of silence? Is it eerily strange or quietly cacophonous? What sounds do you consider silent? Take the challenge and make us hear the noise!"

There's a hum,
sounds of an old house.
You wonder
if spirits
are whispering through walls, or
purely a soft wind.

About purplepeninportland

I am a freelance poet, born and bred in Brooklyn, New York. I live with my husband, John, and two charming rescue dogs–Marion Miller and Murphy. We spent eight lovely years in Portland, OR, but are now back in New York. My goal is to create and share poetry with others who write, or simply enjoy reading poetry. I hope to touch a nerve in you, and feel your sparks as well.
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8 Responses to There’s a Hum

  1. Mike Bayles says:

    Very nice and succinct.


  2. Mike Bayles says:

    Very nice and succinct.


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